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Federal aid for former John Morrell workers

SIOUX CITY (KWWL) -- Federal aid coming to the former workers of the Sioux City John Morrell plant.

The plant closed April 20th, and left more than 14,00 people without work.

The U.S. Labor Department has given Iowa Workforce Development 6.25 million dollars for benefits for the workers. Workforce Development says the funds will be used to help the workers find new jobs.

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